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Missoni Inspired Dress

Neckline close-up
Neckline close-up

Neckline close-up

Inspired by the chevron fabric of Missoni, I went out searching for that zig zag print.  I found this light knit in greens, tan, black and ivory.  I lined it with an ivory, medium weight knit but left the sleeves shear.  I used the selvage edge along the hem and stitched a strip of the selvage at the neck.  I finished it off with some beads along the neck as well.  They blend in and create a subtle detail.  

 


Pattern or design used: My own design - Deborah Riva

Comments (5)

RStaff49 RStaff49 writes: It is lovely!
Posted: 4:16 am on January 30th

FineTexan FineTexan writes: And work I might add.
Posted: 4:47 pm on January 9th

FineTexan FineTexan writes: Imaginative and subtle. A lot of thought went into this dress.

Posted: 4:46 pm on January 9th

SewFashionista SewFashionista writes: BEAUTIFUL!!! Great attention to detail! Beautifully matched stripes!
Posted: 11:24 am on January 4th

Villagedressmaker Villagedressmaker writes: Great Dress!
Posted: 7:45 pm on January 3rd

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